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Sprowston

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  • Hundred: Taverham
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 20.2 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.4 geld units (quite large).

Sprowston appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Thorpe St Andrew.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.2 geld units. 15.0 villtax.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres. Woodland 4 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Archbishop Stigand.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,234

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AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.